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Jan 6, 2013 3:00am PST
ammunition magazines, that might be possible. the nra is the big issue, but not on the republican side only. on the democratic side also. you have fully half of your new senate has an a plus, a or a minus from the nra. if you want anything to happen on gun control, have at least half the senate upsetting the nra. that's a difficult proposition. >> there is no more uphill fight than this. the question is, do we fight or do we knuckle under. >> reporter: president obama wants action on gun legislation this year. he asked vice president biden to lead a task force to come up with recommendations on gun policy. they're expected this month. athena jones, cnn, washington. >>> a fashion mogul has gone missing. we'll tell you more about vittorio mis circumstance oni and how he run a multi-million dollar fashion brand.e' not happ. so i introduced jill to crest pro-health for life. selected for people over 50. pro-health for life is a toothpaste that defends against tender, inflamed gums, sensitivity and weak enamel. conditions people over 50 experience. crest pro-health for life. so jill can keepivin
Jan 12, 2013 3:00am PST
with groups all week from gun control advocates to the nra and yesterday he met with video game producers all in an effort to find a solution to the nation's gun violence problem. >> we have a problem beyond quote the massacres, the columbines, connecticut, there's 10,000 people a year gunned down in our cities. different motives, different reasons, different explanations, but it's a real problem. it's serious. >> so what might be in the final list of recommendations? first, universal background checks and closing the gun show loophole that lets people bypass those checks right now. the white house is believed to favor a ban on high-capacity magazines. president obama is expected to have his recommendations by tuesday. >>> the immediate reaction seems to be a spike in gun sales. some likening it to the run on twinkies. background checks for guns jumped more than 50% last month from the same period a year earlier and that some gun shops are having a hard time keeping up with the demand for weapons and ammunition. biden also met with the nra. and this is their take on that discussion. >> in a s
Jan 13, 2013 3:00am PST
the n.r.a. has already identified the real culprits -- >> vicious, violent video games. we have blood-soaked films. our nation's refusal to create an active national database of the mentally ill. >> clearly, the reason we have more gun deaths than anyone else in the industrialized world isn't the guns. it has to be that america is the only country in the world that has video games. only country in the world that has video games. >>> from cnn world headquarters in atlanta this is "early start" weekend. no end in sight. the latest on the national flu epidemic. >> you really believe this story? osama bin laden. >> yeah. >> her confidence. >>> washington may be less popular than cockroaches, but, man, can they sell movies. how hollywood has turned government paper pushes into blockbuster action stars. >>> do you have a cat? well, he's probably trying to kill you. author matthew inman explains the theory behind his very funny best-selling book. >>> it is sunday, january 13th, good morning, everyone. i'm randi kaye. >>> we start this morning with your health and the flu epidemic that has gr
Jan 19, 2013 3:00am PST
and oprah. here's a look back at the week that was. >> let's do the right thing. >> already, the nra is on the attack. >> he's just another elitist hypocrite. >> lance armstrong has come clean. >> did you ever take banned substances to enhance your cycling performance? >> yes. >> good-bye, google? >> facebook is launching a new search function. >> there's all sorts of gems in that information. >> privacy concerns, a public confession, and political combat dominated this week that was. >> if there's even one life that can be saved, then we've got an obligation to try. >> reporter: and he's trying. the president unveiled an ambitious gun control agenda, with 23 executive actions. >> there will be pundits and politicians and special interest lobbyists, publicly warning of a tyrannical, all-out assault on liberty. >> and cue the nra. >> are the president's kids more important than yours? >> and why does he get to veto bills and command an army when we don't?! >> reporter: after more than ten years of defending a lie, lance armstrong finally admitted what many have said for years. >> look
Jan 12, 2013 4:00am PST
with a gun is a good guy with a gun. >> good guys with guns. that's the nra's solution to gun violence in america. they rolled that out in response to the shooting in newtown, connecticut. but is that really a solution? we're focusing on the gun debate this morning. and we can see both sides. here is the tale of two shootings. >> reporter: if you wonder whether or not good people armed with guns really do help prevent more gun violence, look no further than the shooting inside this san antonio theater in december. around 9:30 p.m. december 17th, 19-year-old jesus manuel garcia allegedly opened fire at the china garden restaurant. police say when the employees fled, the shooter chased after them in the parking lot firing at them. in the chaos, he also shot at a patrol car after the officers shined a light on him. >> he was having a difficult time dealing with the breakup. that's what may have set him off to come over here and commit this act. >> reporter: garcia followed the employees in the store next door. the gunman kept shooting as panicked moviegoers poured out the exit doors. >> i
Jan 27, 2013 4:00am PST
activist a strategy to splinter the nra constituency and persuade members of congress from pro gun parts of the country to sign on. >> the ability of a member, particularly one struggling with what they think of difficult, as difficult politics back home, the ability of that member to go home and have that factually based conversation with people in the audience who may start off angry but get them to feel better when they know their gun and their shooting buddy's gun are protected makes a big difference. >> reporter: here's the problem. for the growing number of sport shooters who use so-called assault weapons and extended magazines at firing ranges or for hunting, they wouldn't be able to buy ar-15s or rifles any more. >> most sportsman are using some other type of weapon, they're also recreational shooters and many of them engage, myself included, in the shooting of an ar-style reefl rifle. >> reporter: it's clear the national rifle association isn't getting on board with any of this. as executive vice president wain lapierre said in a speech this week. >> we defend ourselves and our
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